Lancashire Academy head to the Global Cricket School in Mumbai
The Lancashire Academy squad have flown out to Mumbai for a ten-day training camp, accompanied by First Team players Alex Davies and Simon Kerrigan.
Three one-day fixtures have been arranged for the squad against the PJ Hindu Gymkhana Academy, MIG Academy and against the Global Cricket School.
The tour will provide the Academy players with valuable match experience ahead of the UK domestic season, as well as exposing them to different cricketing conditions.
As well as Gary Yates, the group will be accompanied by Analyst and Assistant Coach Chris Benbow and Director of Medical Services David Roberts.
Alex Davies and Simon Kerrigan will join the squad in preparation for the new season after recent injuries knee and back injuries respectively.
Academy Director Gary Yates said, “This is a fantastic opportunity for our young players to experience playing conditions in the sub-continent.
“This is a mid-winter warm weather training camp that has been organised through the Global Cricket School in Mumbai and we’d like to thank them for their help.
“Our main focus is for our batsman to develop and improve their skills against spin bowlers. Furthermore our players will learn important life skills and should benefit from the presence of two of the First Team squad in Alex Davies and Simon Kerrigan.
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